outpoint


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out·point

 (out-point′)
tr.v. out·point·ed, out·point·ing, out·points
1. Nautical To sail closer to the wind than (another vessel).
2. Sports To surpass (an opponent, especially a boxer) in the number of points won.

outpoint

(ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt)
vb (tr)
1. to score more points than
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical to sail closer to the wind (point higher) than (another sailing vessel)

out•point

(ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt)

v.t.
1. to excel in number of points, as in a competition or contest.
2. to sail closer to the wind than (another ship).
[1585–95]

outpoint


Past participle: outpointed
Gerund: outpointing

Imperative
outpoint
outpoint
Present
I outpoint
you outpoint
he/she/it outpoints
we outpoint
you outpoint
they outpoint
Preterite
I outpointed
you outpointed
he/she/it outpointed
we outpointed
you outpointed
they outpointed
Present Continuous
I am outpointing
you are outpointing
he/she/it is outpointing
we are outpointing
you are outpointing
they are outpointing
Present Perfect
I have outpointed
you have outpointed
he/she/it has outpointed
we have outpointed
you have outpointed
they have outpointed
Past Continuous
I was outpointing
you were outpointing
he/she/it was outpointing
we were outpointing
you were outpointing
they were outpointing
Past Perfect
I had outpointed
you had outpointed
he/she/it had outpointed
we had outpointed
you had outpointed
they had outpointed
Future
I will outpoint
you will outpoint
he/she/it will outpoint
we will outpoint
you will outpoint
they will outpoint
Future Perfect
I will have outpointed
you will have outpointed
he/she/it will have outpointed
we will have outpointed
you will have outpointed
they will have outpointed
Future Continuous
I will be outpointing
you will be outpointing
he/she/it will be outpointing
we will be outpointing
you will be outpointing
they will be outpointing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outpointing
you have been outpointing
he/she/it has been outpointing
we have been outpointing
you have been outpointing
they have been outpointing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outpointing
you will have been outpointing
he/she/it will have been outpointing
we will have been outpointing
you will have been outpointing
they will have been outpointing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outpointing
you had been outpointing
he/she/it had been outpointing
we had been outpointing
you had been outpointing
they had been outpointing
Conditional
I would outpoint
you would outpoint
he/she/it would outpoint
we would outpoint
you would outpoint
they would outpoint
Past Conditional
I would have outpointed
you would have outpointed
he/she/it would have outpointed
we would have outpointed
you would have outpointed
they would have outpointed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outpoint - sail closer to the wind than
navigation, pilotage, piloting - the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place
sail - travel on water propelled by wind; "I love sailing, especially on the open sea"; "the ship sails on"
2.outpoint - score more points than one's opponents
beat, beat out, vanquish, trounce, crush, shell - come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
Translations

outpoint

[ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt] VT (Boxing) → ganar por puntos a
References in classic literature ?
By fully half a point it outpointed the Reindeer, and I began to feel respect for the clumsy craft.
In the quarter-finals, Cooke boxed smartly off the back foot to outpoint Barrett and that set up a clash with McCormack.
BOXING: Bernard Hopkins made boxing history after stepping up two divisions to easily outpoint world light-heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver in Atlantic City.
He acknowledged his performance in climbing off the floor to outpoint Kabery Salem in Edinburgh last year was unimpressive but said: 'I will be back to my best against Magee.'
Torosay Spring proved the highlight of a double for Oscar Urbina when she returned from almost a year on the sidelines to outpoint Welcome Friend in the six-furlong conditions stakes, writes Neil Morrice.
Liam Duke (16), Bilton's youth prospect who is now attending Gateshead's new boxing academy, had to work hard to outpoint Tom Nicholson from Darlington.
He recovered from being put down in the first to outpoint the wily Bernard Hopkins and claim the Ring magazine lightheavyweight belt to become a two-weight world champion on his US debut.
Dan 'Kid Dynamite' Quartermaine tweaked his all-action style to outpoint Paul Butler (Droitwich) and Lewis Williams made it back-to-back wins.
American world welterweight champion Demetrius Andrade, who had looked sluggish in his first bout, stepped up a gear to outpoint Russia's Andrey Balanov 14-3 with a classy performance.
Also at Barnsley, Boro's national novices winner Affy Khan showed silky skills to outpoint J Allison, also from the Heartlands team, 7-2.
Paisley welterweight Kevin McIntyre also came back strongly from the only defeat of his previous outing to outpoint Welsh slugger Michael Smyth over six rounds.
Bill-topping Lawrence Murphy turned in an impressive performance to comfortably outpoint Doncaster middleweight Michael Alexander.